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WATCH: Vancouver Island medieval fighters training to battle the world

Fighters are gearing up for world championships in medieval combat

VIDEO: Hundreds enjoy lunar eclipse through UVic telescopes

Rare “super blood wolf moon” allows a closer glimpse at the moon’s surface

Miniature horses visit Glacier View residents

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71-year-old woodstave penstocks to be removed from Campbell River hydro system

They were supposed to last about 40 years. Instead, they lasted about…

  • Jan 20, 2019

Port Alberni man trekking the Sahara Desert in support of women and children

Chris Fenton of The Fenton Team will spend five days hiking in the Sahara Desert

Vancouver Island company changing women’s lives worldwide

Blushing Bluebird Essentials providing reusable, organic, made-on-the-Island menstrual products

Campbell River woman launches GoFundMe for brother awaiting double lung transplant

Man with chronic lung disease facing high rent in Toronto ahead of surgery

Going Squirrelly on Vancouver Island

Guided walk gives insight into the lives and habits of our bushy-tailed urban forest neighbours

Langford Fire Rescue partners with Wounded Warriors to focus on mental health

B.C. organization addresses mental health of veterans, first responders and their families

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

Island investigation underway into the spawning habits of landlocked salmon

Kokanee salmon spawning study continues in Comox Lake

  • Jan 15, 2019

Campbell River fish advocate says Salmon River much improved since dam’s removal

Founding member of Campbell River Salmon Foundation Mike Gage says the fish are back in huge numbers

Weight loss a life-changing experience

Vanderbasch closing in on 100-pound mark in less than a year

Vancouver Island family shares the story of their Alzheimer’s journey

The account comes as Alzheimer’s awareness month enters its second week

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

New dog greeter at Fairmont Empress is spreading smiles

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Theo the 800-pound pig will soon be living high on the hog in Duncan

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig is off to a livestock sanctuary on Vancouver Island

Island youths to learn about Maori culture, share First Nations culture

Nanaimo Aboriginal Centre youths from Ladysmith and Nanaimo going to New Zealand this month